Target Apologizes For Issues Following Lilly Pulitzer Collection Launch Target saw its highly-anticipated Lilly Pulitzer collection fly off online and physical stores shelves Sunday, and shoppers took to social media to complain about website issues, lack of stock, and other shoppers who bought pieces of the collection by the handful.
New Website, Mobile App For NE Minnesota, NW Ontario TravelA cross-border partnership of groups in northeastern Minnesota and northwestern Ontario has teamed up with National Geographic to roll out a new mobile app and website for travelers seeking unspoiled places and culturally authentic experiences.
State Launches New Website Tracking Government SpendingThe state has launched a new online portal to explore how tax dollars are spent. It's called TransparencyMN, and it catalogs current and previous budget spending, grants and contracts, public employee payroll and audits of government agencies.
MNsure CEO Says Site Is Faster And Ready For Open EnrollmentMNsure's CEO, Scott Leitz, said at a news conference Friday that testing is going well for the state's health care system. Enrollment starts Saturday at 8 a.m.
Website Is Newest Tool Against Synthetic Drugs Minnesota's latest tool in the fight against synthetic drugs is a website aimed at giving children and parents more information about the dangers posed by the drugs. The site launched Wednesday, knowthedangers.com, includes photos of synthetic drugs, packaging and paraphernalia that can be used to help identify them.
Dayton: 'Hugely Disappointed' In MNsure ProblemsMinnesota Gov. Mark Dayton said Thursday, he's deeply disappointed in the problems at the state's health care exchange.
Outside Review Finds Deep Flaws In MNsure WebsiteThe troubled website for Minnesota's health insurance exchange can't be completely fixed in time for the March 31 deadline by which all Americans are supposed to have coverage under the new federal law.
MNsure Gives Users Troubleshooting Tips MNsure is releasing some tips they hope will help frustrated Minnesotans troubleshoot through its health insurance marketplace website. John Schadl, spokesman for MNsure, says they have gathered several common questions that operators at their call center are asked daily. The original deadline for enrollment was Monday, Dec. 23, but that deadline was extended to Dec. 31 after complaints of ongoing challenges that people faced while trying to enroll under the new federal health care law.
MNsure Application Process Still A Pain For CustomersMinnesota's health exchange is acknowledging glitches on its sign-up website, assuring frustrated consumers they'll be covered by insurance by Jan. 1 if they send in payment by next Monday. MNsure's website glitches are keeping some consumers from completing the application process.
Judge To Review Launch Of MN Voter Sign-Up SiteA Web site where people can register to vote in Minnesota is undergoing scrutiny in court. A Ramsey County District judge was hearing a lawsuit Friday on the online sign-up tool launched in September by Secretary of State Mark Ritchie.
MNsure Signups Grow From Oct. To Nov., But Glitches ContinueThe pace of signups for health insurance through MNsure increased by nearly 50 percent from its first month to its second, according to figures released Wednesday. With the Jan. 1 start of coverage under the federal health law now less than a month away, MNsure officials said 24,586 individual Minnesotans have completed the enrollment process.
Minn. Politicians Clash On MNsure’s Performance So Far Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says he's pleased with the progress of Minnesota's health care exchange so far. The comments come after the federal rollout of Obamacare, which is plagued with problems. Minnesota's health exchange went online Oct. 1 and has not had the widespread problems other states experienced.